CGI is a global information technology and business process services provider with 70,000 professionals serving clients from hundreds of locations worldwide. Be part of something amazing at CGI. Our Apprenticeship Programmes are great for school leavers that have a career path in mind and want to learn whilst earning at the same time. Our Degree Apprenticeships offer the chance to gain a degree, debt free, whilst starting your professional career.
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Discover the skills and attitudes you need for a successful career in IT, which subjects you need to be good at and the hours and travel requirements you can expect.Read more
What’s the difference between computer science degrees and information technology degrees? What about degrees in computing, software engineering or even artificial intelligence? Find out which IT degree to choose and how to find the right university to study it at.Read more
Find out about typical starting salaries for technology higher apprenticeships and sponsored degree programmes, and for graduate jobs. We also tell you how much you might earn later in your IT career.Read more
If you want to get into a high-level IT job you have a choice of routes. You can go to university or start work at 18 and earn while you learn.Read more
Find out about different types of IT jobs and different industries that offer them. You’re not limited to technical careers – there are plenty of options if you are more interested in business.Read more
If you want to do one of the most in-demand jobs and you have a passion for technology, cyber security could be for you. Discover your options for getting into cyber security after school or university.Read more
Emily Armitage is a data analyst at HSBC, where she completed an apprenticeship.Read more
Emma Jackson took a degree apprenticeship at CGI and is now a junior cyber security consultant.Read more
IT employers aim to assess your potential. Here’s how you might be tested when applying for a higher apprenticeship or sponsored degree programme.Read more
A number of IT employers offer you the chance to earn while you learn. Sponsored degrees, higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships are the main options if you plan to finish full-time education at 18 after sitting your A levels or Highers.Read more
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